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Justin Morgan Kranich

January 26, 1981 ~ November 1, 2021 (age 40)

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Justin Morgan Kranich, 40, of Tarpon Springs, passed away on November 1, 2021. He was born on, January 26, 1981, in Smithtown, New York, to his parents, Hendrik van Ophemert and Maria S. Jeffrey. He went to culinary school and worked in the hospitality industry for several years. He loved to cook, he enjoyed going to the shooting range and boating and fishing with family & friends. Survivors included from his mother's side, mother, Maria S, Jeffrey, of Tarpon Springs; daughter, Francesca L. Kranich, of Tarpon Springs; grandmother, Frances M. Kranich (Uh-oh), of Milford, MA; two aunts, Cynthia A. Kranich, of Uxbridge, MA and Lisa P. Kirby, of Milford, MA; cousins, Kyle Kirby & Nicolas Kirby, both of Milford, MA and Whitney & Kyle Gatz, both of St Petersburg, FL; stepbrother, John & Lia Jeffrey; nephews & niece, Conner Jeffrey, Odin Jeffrey & Caitlin Jeffrey; uncle & aunt, Peter & Judy Jeffrey; cousins, Peter Jeffrey, Brian Jeffrey, Paul &  Shirley Jeffrey, Beth Scott, Mathew,Scott, plus many more loving cousins. Survivors included from his father's side, father, Hendrik van Ophemert and step mother, Carolyn van Ophemert; brother, Nicholas van Ophemert; sister, Christina Opa - Hans van Ophemert; aunt & uncle, Marianna & Paul Callegari; cousins, Amanda & Paul Calligarie, all reside in Kings Park, New York; aunt, Annette Hoffmann, of Clearwater, FL; cousins, Celeste Wicmandy, Diana Perez, Robert & Christine Hoffmann; uncle, Bruce Hoffmann, Germany. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a family in need this Holiday Season. A celebration of life gathering will be held at, 4:00, on, Friday, December 3rd, at 1616 Seabreeze Drive, Tarpon Springs.

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